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1980-81 Atlanta Hawks Transactions

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Record: 31-51, Finished 4th in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Hubie Brown (31-48), Mike Fratello (0-3)

PTS/G: 104.9 (19th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 108.0 (15th of 23)
SRS: -2.37 (18th of 23) ▪ Pace: 99.4 (21st of 23)
Off Rtg: 104.3 (17th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 107.3 (17th of 23)
Expected W-L: 33-49 (18th of 23)

Arena: Omni Coliseum ▪ Attendance: 362,699 (16th of 23)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1980 to June 30, 1981.
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Transactions

Date Type Transaction
July 8, 1980 Signing

Signed Tom Burleson as a veteran free agent and sent a 1981 2nd round draft pick (Eddie Johnson was later selected) to the Kansas City Kings as compensation.

July 11, 1980 Signing

Signed Art Collins as a free agent.

September 29, 1980 Waiver

Waived Glenn Hagan.

October 8, 1980 Waiver

Waived Art Collins.

December 2, 1980 Trade

Traded Armond Hill to the Seattle SuperSonics for a 1983 2nd round draft pick (Jim Thomas was later selected) and a 1984 2nd round draft pick (Ben Coleman was later selected).

January 17, 1981 Trade

Traded Don Collins to the Washington Bullets for Wes Matthews.

February 3, 1981 Signing

Signed Art Collins as a free agent.

March 26, 1981 Firing

Fired Hubie Brown as Head Coach.

March 26, 1981 Appointment

Appointed Mike Fratello as Interim Head Coach.

May 21, 1981 Hiring

Hired Kevin Loughery as Head Coach.

June 4, 1981 Signing

Signed Steve Hawes as a free agent.

June 8, 1981 Trade

Traded a 1981 1st round draft pick (Orlando Woolridge was later selected) and a 1982 2nd round draft pick (Ricky Frazier was later selected) to the Chicago Bulls for a 1981 1st round draft pick (Al Wood was later selected) and a 1981 2nd round draft pick (Clyde Bradshaw was later selected). Chicago had the option to swap 1st round draft picks with Atlanta in 1982 but did not do so.

June 9, 1981 Draft

Drafted Al Wood in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1981 NBA Draft.

June 9, 1981 Draft

Drafted Clyde Bradshaw in the 2nd round (38th pick) of the 1981 NBA Draft.

June 9, 1981 Draft

Drafted Rudy Macklin in the 3rd round (52nd pick) of the 1981 NBA Draft.

June 9, 1981 Draft

Drafted Kevin Figaro in the 4th round (75th pick) of the 1981 NBA Draft.

June 9, 1981 Draft

Drafted Steve Krafscisin in the 5th round (98th pick) of the 1981 NBA Draft.

June 9, 1981 Draft

Drafted Darryl Warwick in the 6th round (121st pick) of the 1981 NBA Draft.

June 9, 1981 Draft

Drafted Kevin Vesey in the 7th round (144th pick) of the 1981 NBA Draft.

June 9, 1981 Draft

Drafted Gilbert Salinas in the 8th round (167th pick) of the 1981 NBA Draft.

June 9, 1981 Draft

Drafted Howard Thompkins in the 9th round (189th pick) of the 1981 NBA Draft.

June 9, 1981 Draft

Drafted Mike Frazier in the 10th round (209th pick) of the 1981 NBA Draft.